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Steps to Enrollment

Now that you've applied to the college, there's still a little more to do before you start classes.


Apply to SBCC
You've already finished this step.

Student Portal - Pipeline
Log on to the student portal at
The portal will allow you to complete college transactions including checking registration status, finding your SBCC I.D., add and drop classes, etc.

  Apply for Financial Aid (Optional)
Yes, it's optional
Why not try?
  Participate in Orientation
Complete SBCC college orientation. Required for most new students and recommended for all others. It's okay to complete assessment prior to orientation.
  Take Assessment/Prerequisites
Complete Assessment Testing or meet the Alternatives to Testing requirements. Many classes have prerequisites - check the Schedule of Classes prior to your registration appointment. 
  Utilize Advising Services
Required for most new students and recommended
for all others.
  Register for Classes and Pay
Register for classes online during priority or
open registration. Pay fees on or before the deadline.

Final Steps
SBCC Photo I.D. - Available in Admissions & Records after you register and pay fees
Housing -
Transportation -
Parking Permits -
Books -
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